The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Four – Finding Faith

On March 31st, 2011, I declared a Spiritual Quest.  I didn’t know what a spiritual quest was. I had no idea what it entailed.  I proclaimed it all the same. “I’ve lost my spirituality.  I feel empty and lost. I refuse to continue to live life like this.  So, I am beginning my spiritual quest. How exactly one does this I’m not sure.  In fact, the thought made me laugh. Nevertheless, I am now on a spiritual quest and I have faith that the universe is going to help me along the path.  Do you hear that universe?” … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Four – Finding Faith

Birthday Magic

The blog had its one-year birthday this month.  It’s been a year since I published my first post.  It’s been a year of finding my voice and my confidence, of putting myself out there and having no idea of how it will be received. When I started this blog, I had no clue what I … More Birthday Magic

The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Three – Chemo Lessons

In writing the first two post of this series I spent some time reviewing previous journal entries and updates I had shared during that period of my life.  It became clear to me then that the experience of chemo had been transformative. The woman that went through chemo is quite foreign to me.  I have … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Three – Chemo Lessons

The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Two Chemo

My first chemo treatment made quite the impression.  It was the first of many events that would lead to me taking my healing into my own hands.  Within three weeks of being diagnosed I received my first chemotherapy treatment.  TAC. Taxotere, Adriamycin and Cyclophosphamide.  I would come to hate this chemical cocktail.  I would go … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Two Chemo

The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter One Diagnosed

Seven years ago my life changed.  Seven.  I don’t remember the exact date.  Thankfully.   I didn’t even realize that my seven year marker had arrived until I sat down to start writing this series.  It makes the writing of this series even more significant to me.  I don’t believe in coincidences.  I find it meaningful … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter One Diagnosed